A Time out of war

United States, 1954

Film
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A dramatic episode from the American Civil War when two Union soldiers and one Confederate soldier, facing each other at a battle front, agree on an hour’s truce. Based on “Picketts” by Robert W. Chambers.

Credits

director

Denis Sanders

production company

Film Associates

University of California, Los Angeles

Language

English

Duration

00:21:48:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

29566

Subject categories

Adaptations

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → Soldiers - United States

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → War

Drama

History → United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865

Literature → American literature - Film and video adaptations

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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